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Obituary for Karin Joan Ezzo

Karin Joan Ezzo, 80, of Longmont passed away December 27, 2019 at her home.

She was born July 12, 1939 in Cleveland, Ohio to John and Thelma Topinka. Karin attended and graduated from Bush High School in Lyndhurst, Ohio. In 1956 while in high school Karin and two friends Toni Cistone and Patti McCabe joined together to form a pop singing group they called The Poni-Tails. They were signed to a recording contract and produced two records before Karin left the group in 1958.

In 1962 Karin married Arthur Peter Ezzo. They later divorced.

Prior to her marriage Karin worked for United Airlines. She owned and operated a ballet studio in Chargin Falls, Ohio. Most of her working career Karin was a CNA providing loving care in their home to many people in California and Oregon. She moved to Longmont seven years ago.

Karin was a member of Calvary Church. She enjoyed working in her yard at home.

She was preceded in death by her parents and daughter Lori.

Karin is survived by two sons Chip Ezzo and Mike Ezzo, two brothers Johnny and Allen Topinka; one sister Susan Martini and six grandchildren Kalen, Connor, Kade, Kaitlin, Joshua and Christian.

A memorial service will be held 2:00 pm Thursday, January 9, 2020 at Calvary Church. Cremation entrusted to Ahlberg Funeral Chapel and Crematory. Share condolences at